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Janelly is a 20 year-old single woman and a high school graduate. Her dream is to continue her studies but because of a lack of financial resources, she as been unable to do so. She currently lives with her parents who are elderly and unfortunately cannot pay for their daughter's studies. So Janelly is growing bananas on a plot of land that her parents gave her. The income she earns from selling bananas is not enough to allow her to save for her professional studies. She would like to get a loan in order to allow her to expand banana production. This would increase her income and help her to improve her quality of life, in addition to allowing her to achieve her dream of studying and becoming a professional nurse.
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Janelly, tiene 20 años de edad, es bachiller, soltera, tiene el sueño de seguir estudiando, pero debido a la falta de recursos económicos no puede continuar. Actualmente vive con sus padres, quienes son personas mayores ya de tercera edad y lamentablemente no pueden costearle los estudios a su hija Janelly. Ahora Janelly se dedica a trabajar en una parcela de lote agrícola que le otorgaron sus padres, tiene cultivos de plátano, los ingresos que percibe de la venta del plátano no son suficientes para que ahorre y continúe con sus estudios a nivel profesional. Es por esta razón que desea obtener un crédito, lo cual le permita ampliar su producción de plátano generando mejores ingresos que le ayuden a mejorar su calidad de vida y además lograr su sueño de estudiar y ser una buena profesional en el área de enfermería.

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CIDRE is a Bolivian microfinance institution with a strong social commitment to the community. It works to provide quality financial services to rural and peri-urban borrowers, focusing primarily on agricultural loans for dairy farmers and micro-enterprises. CIDRE targets segments of the population that have not traditionally had access to credit, and invests in much-needed community development projects. It is currently working with coca farmers in the Chapare region to replace coca with less controversial crops. Get more involved by joining the Friends of CIDRE lending team.

About Bolivia

  • $5,500
    Average annual income
  • 239
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    Bolivia Loans Fundraising
  • $31,598,925
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 7.0
    Bolivia Bolivianos (BOB) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,475 helped Janelly to expand her banana farm.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 5, 2013
May 1, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 17, 2013